What can I expect when I arrive for an endoscopy?

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Trupti S. Shinde, MD
Gastroenterology
When you arrive for an endoscopy you'll have a preoperative check where you'll receive an IV and have your vital signs checked. Watch Trupti Shinde, MD, of Citrus Memorial Hospital, explain what you'll be asked during the process.
When arriving for an endoscopy, patients will be prepared for the procedure with the help of nurses. In this video, Kesha Culbertson, RN, of Riverside Community Hospital, describes the steps taken before an endoscopy can begin.

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